May 28, 2013

Going to Africa

  It is that time of year again at GTL, when we begin our plans for the trip to East Africa. Our Board Members are, almost […]
May 12, 2013

Mother-ly Day

When you run a nonprofit to assist young girls and women, you spend a lot of time thinking about mothers. They are, after all, central to […]
May 1, 2013

Stories of Determination

One of the most interesting things about the work I do is seeing the creativity and determination that drives people who just won’t accept limitations. During […]
April 24, 2013


Last Monday morning I sat down at the table in my living room to write the weekly blog post, as is my habit. It was a […]
April 1, 2013

A guest post from the Girls Education Fund

Happy Monday everyone, As a midweek treat, I thought I would re-post a piece from our collaborative organization, Aid for Africa. Under the guidance of the […]
March 27, 2013

Tea with Harriet

Hello faithful readers! It has been a busy couple of weeks as we wrap up the scholarship season at Growth Through Learning, and I have plenty […]